Wilson College

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$25,200
2022 Average Net Price
$23,923
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
1.47%
on Student Loans
2022 Acceptance Rate
94%
739 Applicants
2022 Enrolled Students
1,360
44.6% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
50.4%
64 Graduates

About

Wilson College is a higher education institution located in Franklin County, PA. In 2022, the most popular Bachelors Degree concentrations at Wilson College were Registered Nursing (65 degrees awarded), Kinesiology & Exercise Science (8 degrees), and General Interdisciplinary Studies (6 degrees).

In 2022, 316 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Wilson College. 78.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 21.2% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (262 degrees), 18.7 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (14 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Wilson College is $25,200, which is $−3,130 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,330).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Wilson College is $25,200, which is $−3,130 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,330).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $23,923.

In 2022, 73% of undergraduate students attending Wilson College received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 60% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$25,200
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Wilson College was $25,200. The cost of tuition at Wilson College is $−3,130 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,330).

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Average Net Price

$23,923
2022 Value
7.76%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Wilson College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $23,923. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Wilson College grew by 7.76%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,470
Room and Board
$1,104
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Wilson College was of $9,470 in 2022. The cost of room and board increased by 0.659% between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,104. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

73%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
60%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

73% of undergraduate students at Wilson College received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 8.96% with respect to 2021, when 67% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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1.47%
2019 Default Rate
4
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Wilson College was 1.47%, which represents 4 out of the 273 total borrowers.

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Admissions

Wilson College received 739 undergraduate applications in 2022, which represents a 9.81% annual growth. Out of those 739 applicants, 695 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 94% acceptance rate.

There were 1,360 students enrolled at Wilson College in 2022. 28% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Wilson College has an overall enrollment yield of 19.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

94%
Acceptance Rate in 2022
695
Accepted Out of 739

In 2022, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Wilson College was 94% (695 admissions from 739 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2021, which was 92.9%. Between 2021 and 2022, the number of applicants grew by 9.81%, while admissions grew by 11.2%..

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SAT Scores

28%
Submission Percentage (2022)
38
Scores Submitted (2022)

28% of enrolled first-time students at Wilson College in 2022 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Wilson College had a total enrollment of 1,360 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Wilson College is 607 students and the part-time enrollment is 753. This means that 44.6% of students enrolled at Wilson College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Wilson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 78.7% White, 5.59% Black or African American, 4.63% Hispanic or Latino, 1.69% Two or More Races, 0.735% Asian, 0.221% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0735% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Wilson College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (61%), followed by White Male (14.9%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.98%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (36%), followed by White Male (28%) and Black or African American Female (8%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

44.6%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Wilson College in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,360 students. The full-time enrollment at Wilson College is 607 and the part-time enrollment is 753. This means that 44.6% of students enrolled at Wilson College are enrolled full-time compared with 79.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

69%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Wilson College was 69%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (72%), Wilson College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    1,070 enrolled students
  2. Black or African American
    76 enrolled students
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    63 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Wilson College is 78.7% White, 5.59% Black or African American, 4.63% Hispanic or Latino, 1.69% Two or More Races, 0.735% Asian, 0.221% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0735% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.3% White, 13.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.1% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 90 students (6.62%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2022, 182 more women than men received degrees from Wilson College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Wilson College is white (262 degrees awarded). There were 18.7 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (14 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Wilson College is Registered Nursing (65 degrees awarded), followed by Kinesiology & Exercise Science (8 degrees) and General Interdisciplinary Studies (6 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Wilson College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Education (140 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (10 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (15 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Wilson College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,703,023 people), Registered nurses (1,492,648 people), Secondary school teachers (522,687 people), Education administrators (299,735 people), and Other managers (266,925 people).

The most specialized majors at Wilson College in 2022 are Education (140 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (10 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (15 degrees), Health (70 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (7 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Wilson College are Surgeons, Physicians, Nurse anesthetists, Financial examiners, and Cardiovascular technologists and technicians

The most specialized majors at Wilson College are Education (140 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (10 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (15 degrees), Health (70 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (7 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Wilson College are Elementary & secondary schools (3,138,012 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,753,715 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (503,946 people), Outpatient care centers (350,250 people), and Offices of physicians (270,954 people).

The most specialized majors at Wilson College are Education (140 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (10 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (15 degrees), Health (70 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (7 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Wilson College.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 65 degrees awarded
  2. 8 degrees awarded
  3. 6 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Wilson College was Registered Nursing with 65 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

67
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
249
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 67 degrees were awarded to men at Wilson College, which is 0.269 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (249).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 13 degrees were awarded to men at Wilson College in Educational & Instructional Technology, which is 0.361 times less than the 36 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 60 degrees were awarded to men at Wilson College in Registered Nursing, which is 12 times more than the 5 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

35%
100% Completion Time
50%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 35% of students graduating from Wilson College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 50% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 50% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Wilson College is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 4.69% of graduates (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    262 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    14 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    13 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Wilson College is white (262 degrees awarded). There were 18.7 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (14 degrees).

5.06% of degree recipients (16 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Female
    211 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    51 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    11 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Wilson College is white female (211 degrees awarded). There were 4.14 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (51 degrees).

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Operations

Wilson College has an endowment valued at nearly $59.4M, as of the end of the 2022 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of −NaNM (−14.9%) compared to the 0.58% average return (286k on 49.3M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2022, Wilson College had a total salary expenditure of 27.5M. Wilson College employs 14 Assistant professors, 13 Associate professors and 7 Professors. Most academics at Wilson College are Female Assistant professor (11), Male Associate professor (8), and Female Professor (5).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Wilson College are: Management, with 25 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 19 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 15 employees.

Endowment

$59.4M
2022 Endowment
16.8%
decline from 2021

Wilson College has an endowment valued at about $59.4M, as of the end of the 2022 fiscal year. The endowment of Wilson College declined 16.8% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $10.1M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $2.91M - Federal
  2. $192k - State
  3. $72.7k - Local

As of 2022, Wilson College received $2.91M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $192k from state grants and contracts, and $72.7k from local grants and contracts.

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Salary Expenditure

$9.83M
2022 Salaries
0.232%
growth from 2021

In 2022, Wilson College paid a median of $9.83M in salaries, which represents 35.7% of their overall expenditure ($27.5M) and a 0.232% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 15.7M (37.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.64M
Instructional Salaries
41
Number of Employees

In 2022, Wilson College paid a total of $2.64M to 41 employees working as instructors, which represents 26.8% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.04M (32.1%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Occupations by Share

Assistant professor
Most Common Instructor
14 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
25 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at Wilson College were Assistant professor with 14 employees, Associate professor with 13 employees, and Professor with 7 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Wilson College were Management with 25 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 19 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 15 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Female Assistant professor
  2. Male Associate professor
  3. Female Professor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Wilson College was Female Assistant professor with 11 employees, Male Associate professor with 8 employees, and Female Professor with 5 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Wilson College.

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